The zodiac symbol for Cancer is the Crab.
Cancer, the Crab, is the fourth astrological sign in the Zodiac.
The zodiac element for Cancer is Water.
Cancer is ruled by the Moon.
Your astrological, or zodiac, birthsign is Cancer if your birthday is between June 22 and July 23.
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